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Scoop Images: Our Troops In Timor

The New Zealand Defence Force has kindly sent us the following pics of NZ troops in Timor....

Captain Greg Buchan, RNZN, from Devonport, the Deputy Chief Military observer with the UN mission in East Timor investigates a local Timorese child's catch of the day. The RNZN naval tanker Endeavour is moored in the background.

Warrant Officer Class Two Ken Coombs cooking on the BBQ for departing Malaysian troops and Kiwi troops in Dili.

Lance Corporal Shane Pretty (from Foxton Beach) hands CNRT Secretary Jorge Martins a box of clothes sent over as aid from New Zealand.

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27-29 Sept: Social Enterprise World Forum Live Blog

1600+ delegates from more than 45 countries have came together to share wisdom, build networks and discuss how to create a more sustainable future using social enterprise as a vehicle. Attending the Forum were social enterprise practitioners, social entrepreneurs, policy makers, community leaders, investors, activists, academics and more from across the globe... More>>

HiveMind Report: A Universal Basic Income For Aotearoa NZ

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Scoop Hivemind: Medical Cannabis - Co-Creating A Policy For Aotearoa

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Lyndon Hood: Notes On National’s Election Campaign, In Poem Form

Nationyl’s bitumen-ing / As they du du / Seed groweth / River floweth / Then ‘dozer drives thru / Highway ensu. More>>